Commodity Details

Chapter 28.27 Chlorides, chloride oxides and chloride hydroxides; bromides and bromide oxides; iodides and iodide oxides.
Heading 2827.30 – Other chlorides :
Subheading 2827.39 – – Other :
Commodity 2827.39.90 – – – Other

For Imports

Regulating Agencies

Department of Finance
  • National Ecology Center, East Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City
  • 8928-3725
  • None

Legal Basis

Permits, Clearances, Certifications

  • Priority Chemical List Compliance Certificate

Requirements & Procedures

Documentary Requirements

Environmental Management Bureau

Priority Chemical List Compliance Certificate

  1. Application form (Template can be downloaded from chemical management ).
  2. Notarized Annual Report Form (Template can be downloaded from chemical management ).
  3. Material Safety Data Sheet/Safety Data Sheet (ISO or GHS format)
  4. DENR Identification Number as Hazardous Waste Generator
  5. Environmental Compliance Certificate
  6. Discharge Permit
  7. Permit to Operate for APCD and/or APSI
  8. Summary of Importation Data (for importers)
  9. Chemical Management Plan (includes storage, handling, disposal, transport, Safety and health requirements and environmental controls at the workplace).
  10. Management Operation Flow Chart (Process flow on the usage of the chemical)
  11. Contingency/Emergency Plan (includes response procedure on spills, contact, inhalation, ingestion, transport, fire, etc.)
  12. List of Users/Customers with corresponding projected/required volume. (for importer/distributor).
  13. Groundwater/Surface Water Monitoring Results (for user/manufacturer)
  14. Self Monitoring Report (for user/manufacturers)
  15. Photos of the storage facility/warehouse (photo showing the chemical container and chemical labeling, view of the interior of the storage area, safety equipments, if any).
  16. Basic knowledge posed by the use and release of the chemical (e.g. photocopy of training certificate of PCO related to Chemicals, Safety, Environment and/or training attendance of employees relating to chemical management, safety and environment. Include the number of employees handling the chemical.


Environmental Management Bureau

Procedure for securing Priority Chemical List (PCL) Compliance Certificate

This Certificate is processed and issued at the DENR-EMB Central Office.

  1. Applicant submits application form with requirements to the Chemical Management Section (CMS)
  2. Environmental Quality Division-Chemical Management Section (EQD-CMS) screens and checks completeness of Application Form including the required requirements and if complete, Cashier Section receives payment and issues receipt for PCL Compliance Certificate
  3. Records Division receives document and forwards to EQD-CMS
  4. EQD-CMS receive submitted documents, requires additional information and conduct on-site inspection, if necessary and recommends issuance of the Certification.
  5. Office of the Director approves and issues PCL Compliance Certificate
  6. EQD-CMS releases the PCL Compliance Certificate.


NOTE-34 – For antimony chloride

  1. EMB – Importer Registration for Importer of Ozone Depleting Substances
  2. EMB – Priority Chemical List Compliance Certificate

NOTE-33 – Other chemicals are not regulated

Import Status


For Exports

Regulating Agencies

No Regulating Agencies



No Related NTMs

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